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China- can it rein in North Korea? Apr 2, 5:12 pm
On 31 March 2014, North Korean artillery shells splashed into South Korean waters in an act designed to express displeasure at combined US and Republic of Korea (ROK) military drills. South Korean artillery returned fire. This was the same day that ROK and US armed forces conducted a large-scale amphibious beach landing near Pohang on South Korea's east coast.
Mock earthquake drill held in Tripura, Imphal Mar 22, 11:56 am
Agartala/Imphal, Mar.22 (ANI): In order to create awareness among common people about the steps to be taken during an earthquake, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in association with the State Disaster Management Authorities of Tripura conducted a multi-stage mega mock drill recently.
North Korea test-fires 18 short-range rockets into sea of Japan Mar 17, 12:38 pm
Washington, March 17 (ANI): North Korea reportedly fired 18 short-range rockets into the sea off its east coast in what appears to be a part of its ongoing protests against military drills by the US and South Korea.
Mock drills in Guwahati to raise quake awareness Mar 14, 3:50 pm
Guwahati, Mar 14 (ANI): A mega mock drill on earthquake was recently held in Guwahati to assess multi-state disaster preparedness.
'Belligerent' Pyongyang now wants to create 'atmosphere of reconciliation' with South Jan 24, 3:05 pm
Washington, Jan. 24 (ANI): North Korea has written a letter to the South, saying it is determined to 'create an atmosphere of reconciliation and unity'.
New sea anemone species discovered in Antarctica Jan 18, 10:33 am
Washington, Jan. 18 (ANI): Researchers using a camera-equipped robot to survey the area under Antarctica's Ross Ice Shelf, unexpectedly stumbled onto a new species of small sea anemones that were burrowed into the ice, with their tentacles protruding into frigid water like flowers from a ceiling.
Washington, Dec. 20 (ANI): Scientists have claimed to have found proof that Peruvian healers practiced trepanation - a surgical process that involves removing a section of the cranial vault using a hand drill or a scraping tool - more than 1,000 years ago to treat a variety of ailments, from head injuries to heartsickness.
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): Researchers are revealing new discoveries about the Earth's development, following a major international expedition that recovered the first-ever drill core from the lower crust of the Pacific Ocean.
New Delhi, Nov.28 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Thursday approved the proposal to undertake scientific deep drilling in the Koyna intra-plate seismic zone, in Maharashtra.
Washington, Nov. 6 (ANI): Scientists have identified regions in Antarctica that they claim stores data about Earth's climate and greenhouse gases extending as far back as 1.5 million years, almost twice as old as the oldest ice core drilled to date.
Indo-Russian 'Exercise Indra' drill ends on high note, army prepared for challenges ahead Oct 25, 3:48 pm
Bikaner, Oct 25 (ANI): The Indian Army, which today added another feather to its cap with the successful completion of Exercise Indra 2013, involving Russian and Indian forces, said its training standards are very high and it is ready for the challenges ahead.
Gajner (Bikaner), Oct 24 (ANI) Indian and Russian troops are currently participating in a joint military drill at the Mahajan Field Firing Range near India-Pakistan border in Thar desert of Rajasthan.
Cops throw petrol bombs at Prince William in 'secret' training drill Oct 14, 12:09 pm
London, Oct. 14 (ANI): The Duke of Cambridge was reportedly bombarded by police with petrol bombs at a secret riot-training facility, in order to prepare him for any dangerous situations.
Sydney, Oct. 13 (ANI): North Korea has issued a warning of an 'all-out war' with the United States, urging it to stop military drills.
Microscopic life discovered in oceanic crust Sep 28, 10:04 am
Washington, Sept. 28 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered an entire ecosystems teeming with microbes in the bottom of the deep ocean.
Turkey cancels naval drills with Egypt Aug 17, 3:49 pm
Beijing, Aug. 17 (Xinhua-ANI): Turkey has canceled two naval drills with Egypt over the Arab nation's use of force against Muslim Brotherhood protesters, which has killed at least 578 people, Turkey's Hurriyet daily reported on Friday.
Meet the man who became world's only 'quadrillionaire' for a minute thanks to PayPal error Jul 18, 10:06 am
Washington, July 18 (ANI): PayPal reportedly made an error during one of its transactions and credited the account of a Philadelphia man with a whopping 92 quadrillion dollars.
London, July 4 (ANI): Japan has expressed serious concerns to China over a fresh drilling setup near a disputed gas field in the East China Sea
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Mars rover Curiosity is using its high-resolution cameras, sensors, drill and laser to search for habitability in the Red Planet.
China builds world's fastest supercomputer Jun 18, 9:44 am
Beijing, June 18 (Xinhua-ANI): Chinese scientists have once again built the world's fastest supercomputer, capable of performing 33.86 quadrillion operations per second, surpassing the U.S. Titan supercomputer.
Birmingham (UK), June 14 (ANI): Pakistani cricketers are taking their preparations for Saturday's match against one-day champions India quite seriously, judging from the intense practice drills they went through at the Edgbaston ground in Birmingham, Warwickshire on Thursday.
Dehradun, May 31 (ANI): The eighteenth National Oil Spill Disaster Contingency Plan (NOSDCP) and preparedness meeting was held here on Friday.
Curiosity Rover team selects second drilling target on Mars May 10, 12:09 pm
Washington, May 10 (ANI): The team operating NASA's Curiosity Mars rover on Mars has selected a second target rock for drilling and sampling, it has been revealed.
New York, Apr.25 (ANI): The New York Police Department (NYPD) is planning to join hands with a national laboratory to track the movement of harmless tracer gases and study dispersion of chemical weapons through the air into the city's subway system.
Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): A northeastern Chinese city near the border with North Korea has staged an air raid drill in the wake of rising tensions over Pyongyang's latest threats.
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